Events & Updates

GEMS Fully Updated!

The AGS Geriatrics Evaluation & Management Tools is now fully updated! The 20 downloadable clinical templates have been fully re-released in 2018. Be sure to revisit this tool for the most up-to-date clinical information available. AGS Members receive free access to this valuable resource. ...

Free Coding Changes Webinar Available

A recording of the AGS-sponsored Coding Changes for 2019 Webinar presented by Peter Hollman, and Denise Merlino is now available. The webinar focuses on the new 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule. Check out this free resource to introduce these new codes and other changes into your practice!...

Registration for the AGS 2019 Annual Meeting is now open!

Attend the premier educational event in Geriatrics! Registration for the 2019 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting is now open. The 2019 meeting is scheduled for May 2 - 4 (pre-conference May 1) in Portland, OR and will provide the latest information on clinical care, research on aging, and innovative models of care delivery. Visit https://meeting.americangeriatrics.org/ to register!...

New Virtual Patient Cases product available now - free for a limited time!

AGS has just released the Geriatrics Virtual Patient Case Modules for Surgical and Related Medical Sub-Specialties (VPCs). The Geriatrics VPCs include 9 cases focused on the geriatrics aspects of surgical and related medical subspecialty care of older adults, developed to help diplomates gain a better understanding of the common challenges that can arise in this population. ...

New Virtual Platform Gives Local Roots to AGS CoCare: Ortho Program

With support from The John A. Hartford Foundation, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) today launched ortho.agscocare.org, a site providing resources and tools for hospitals interested in implementing the AGS CoCare: Ortho model. By helping health systems integrate geriatric and orthopedic expertise as soon as possible, AGS CoCare: Ortho seeks to improve care and lower health cost...